August 24, 1927, pages 1-19. Note: Files are large (16MB) and may take several moments to download.
Crandall Gymnasium (Bldg 060)
Completion Date: 1928
Square Feet: 24,034
Architect: Office of the State Architect
Construction System: Wood frame, exterior plaster, tile roof
Construction Cost: $554,000
Architectural Style: Mission Revival
Cal Poly President: Benjamin R. Crandall
California was the birthplace of the Mission Revival style, popular from the 1890s to the 1920s. The style was employed extensively throughout the western United States due in large part to the Santa Fe and Southern Pacific Railroads adopting this style for their stations.
Building named for Dr. Benjamin Crandall - Cal Poly director 1924 - 1933